These are grant funds the Agency provides to business owners/operators, residents, and developers through various programs or project assistance, including Façade Improvement, Tenant Improvement, Residential Improvement, Signs, and other Developer Assistance. Redevelopment Agencies are one of the most important tools for a community to help breathe new life into areas in need of revitalization, economic development, and new opportunity. The Redevelopment Agency provides financial assistance, programming, and marketing as incentives for private investment, commercial and residential development, economic/job growth and sustainability, commercial and residential improvements, and diverse community amenities.
This visualization shows the percent of City of Henderson residents that reside within a 10-minute walk of a City park. The percentage continues to increase as Henderson adds new public parks. The Trust for Public Land is the source for this data and reports this measure annually.
The Henderson Fire Department's goal is to maintain at greater than 90%, structure fires that are confined to the defined area of origin based on conditions at time of arrival. The 2020 opening of a new Fire Station in the east area (Hidden Falls at Horizon and Horizon Ridge) helps to keep the property and economic damages of fires in all areas to a minimum by reducing overall response times.